Press Reporter News Service
Gurugram, July 19
Heavy rain lashed Gurugram prior to now 24 hours, flooding a number of areas and halting site visitors at main intersections. A number of movies emerged on social media that confirmed autos partially submerged and water flowing on the streets. In line with studies, 120 mm of rainfall was recorded within the metropolis.
On social media platforms, some residents even posted mock sale advertisements of their flats as sea dealing with or lake view.
Many residential societies remained with out energy for as much as 12 hours. When contacted, DHBVN staff mentioned since energy homes had been waterlogged, the fault couldn’t be rectified.
Individuals needed to wade by means of knee-deep water at a number of locations. Waterlogging was witnessed at underpasses, parking homes and lifts. Three underpasses — Rajiv Chowk, Hero Honda Chowk and Iffco Chowk — needed to be shut. The town’s foremost storm water drain at Badshahpur is overflowing.
The Sheetla mata highway was submerged in over three toes of water. A portion of the roof collapsed at Atmosphere Mall whereas water entered low-lying homes in DLF phases 1 and three and Suncity Township.
The images and movies of the mall had been circulated on social media and residents demanded strict motion towards the mall authorities for placing their lives in danger.
Visitors jams had been reported on Sohna Highway, Mehrauli-Gurgaon (MG) Highway, Rajiv Chowk, Hero Honda Chowk, CH Bakhtawar Singh Highway, Jharsa Chowk and Bakhtawar Chowk.
Whereas the authorities involved had been discovered napping, police drive, lead by Commissioner KK Rao, took the cost and was seen managing site visitors, apart from repairing and clearing drains.